Amelanchier La Paloma

  • Flowering month: April
  • Flower colour: White
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red

La Paloma features long cascades of white flowers in early spring, followed by emerging coppery-green leaves.

In autumn the leaves turn orange and red.

La Paloma is a modern Amelanchier, raised in the Netherlands in the 1990s.

La Paloma trees for sale

Deliveries start week commencing 9th September 2019 (or December for bare-root).

Item
Height in 10 years
Price inc. VAT
Quantity
3-year La Paloma tree - in a 12L pot
2.5m-3.5m tall after 10 years
£44.95


How to grow

Like most Amelanchiers, La Paloma prefers neutral or slightly acidic conditions.

La Paloma characteristics

Growing

  • Attractive features: Attractive flowers Autumn foliage colour
  • Height 10 years: 2.5m-3.5m / 8ft-12ft
  • Growth habit: Upright-spreading
  • Site conditions: Occasional flooding
  • Hardiness rating (RHS): H6 (to -20C)
  • Gardening skill: Suitable for beginners

Identification

  • Country of origin: Netherlands
  • Flowering month: April
  • Flower colour: White
  • Leaf/Flower sequence: Flowers appear first
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Leaf colour - young: Light copper
  • Leaf colour - autumn: Orange / Red
  • Annual cycle: Deciduous
  • Awards: RHS Award of Garden Merit
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